Part of the Ulster Way walk becomes the Sliabh Beagh way. It crosses the upland area I working on with the CANN conservation project. This is the Fermanagh section just 500 metres from the border. The Sliabh Beagh way is a beautiful walk that's a mix of quiet country road, forestry track and off road on bog. It's a two day walk in total through some quiet parts of the border. . . . . . . . #hike#hikelife ...
OMG this is actually me and my family! #repost @natgeo (@get_repost) ・・・ Photos by @brentstirton | Great news from Virunga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo: It's reopening for tourism on February 15. This is absolutely one of the most unique national parks in the world. For me it’s the best mountain gorilla experience out there, not to mention the cheapest and the most authentic. The Kibumba camp will reopen in the gorilla sector, and tourists will once again be able to see these incredible animals. When a magnificent silverback looks directly at you, it is unquestionably a ...
A day for the small ball in Croke Park. Hard luck to the Castleblayney Hurlers in the All Ireland Club Junier hurling final. To lead by two points at half time and the 5 points early in the second half. It was such a pity they couldn't close out the game. . . . . . . . #gaa#hurling
A powerful and interesting graphic showing the radical shift in Irish attitudes leading up to 1918. @rteone program The Irish Revolution is an interesting history of our great big little Island. I'm looking forward to part 2. . . . . . . . . #ireland#rte
It's handy to have an entire trip on one map but the detail at 1:100 000 is fairly limited. A paper map, compass and digital route map on #viewranger on a phone. Should all do nicely for navigation in #sarek . . . . . . . .
I'm all booked for my hike. Later this year I'm going to be trekking accross Europe’s largest wilderness area, Sarek National park in Sweden 🇸🇪. I'm a little bit excited! . . . . . . . . . . . . #hike#hiking
Great two days at the @athleticsireland run, jump, throw coaching workshop. A real info packed course. The kids won't know what hit them when I'm back coaching on Tuesday night 🏃 🏃 🏃 . . . . . . . . #run#jump
Action shot of my talk at the Irish Ecology Conference. A great two days in Galway at one of the funniest conferences I've been to. Everyone was so nice and in such good form. . . . . . . . #monaghan#ireland